Articles Tagged with libya

Navy SEALs Seize Libya Renegade Tanker Carrying Stolen Oil For Sale

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Navy SEALs raided an oil tanker off sailing from Libya, seizing the tanker from members of Libya anti-government militia and securing a payload of oil stolen from Libya’s central government. No one was injured in the Navy SEALs raid and the United States is now deciding the fate of the Libyan rebels who had earlier… Read more »

Blast Targets Benghazi On Anniversary Of US Consulate Attack

Blast Benghazi No Casualties

A massive blast hit Benghazi on Wednesday morning, just one year after the US Consulate was attacked by al Qaeda militants. Four Americans died in the attack. The blast was the result of a car bomb, which exploded outside a Foreign Ministry building in the Libyan city, according to state media. There were no casualties… Read more »

John McCain Snaps On Reporter Over Skipped Benghazi Briefing [Audio]

John McCain gets short with reporter who asks about missed meeting

John McCain got a little testy with a CNN reporter who asked why he skipped a Benghazi briefing to complain about Benghazi in a separate press conference. Today, the Arizona Senator slammed President Obama over his handling of the Benghazi Consulate attack which resulted in the deaths of four American citizens. In a press conference,… Read more »

Obama Taking Heat For ‘Optimal’ Comments Regarding Libya Attack

President Obama taking heat over Libya comments

President Obama said that the attack on the US Consulate in Libya that killed four Americans last month was “not optimal” in an interview, and is now being criticized by right-leaning media outlets over the remarks. The president made the comment last night in a pre-recorded interview with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show, which… Read more »

So, Was Candy Crowley Wrong On Obama’s Libya Remarks?

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Was Candy Crowley wrong last night in her assertion that the President had indeed referred to the attack in Benghazi that left four Americans dead as “terror”? Depending on who you ask, the answer changes. Allegations that Candy Crowley was both wrong and influenced the debate’s outcome have been slung from the right all morning… Read more »

Ambassador Stevens Was Raped Before His Murder, Reports Claim

Reports Have Surfaced That Ambassador Stevens Was Raped Before His Murder

A shocking report has come from the Tayyar News Service in Lebanon that murdered United States Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens was raped before he was killed. The article was originally printed in Arabic and it translates as follows: ” ‘The U.S. ambassador to Libya was raped sexually before killing by gunmen who stormed… Read more »